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The Aesthetics of Boredom

Slow Cinema and the Virtues of the Long Take in Once Upon a Time in Anatolia

Emre Çağlayan

contemplation. Boredom, Cinema, Mind Wandering As it is a largely pervasive experience, boredom occupies all areas of human interaction and is used in diverse contexts. When ascribed to cultural productions, boredom is often intended in a degrading way, yet it

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Sam Pryke

interpolating an online lecture with testing can help students to quickly and efficiently extract lecture content by reducing the occurrence of mind wandering, increasing the frequency of note taking, and facilitating learning’ ( Szpunar et al. 2013: 6316 ). As

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Knowledge, Travel, and Embodied Thought

Restlessness in Herder’s Journal of My Voyage in the Year 1769

John K. Noyes

what they are: the mind wandering into new territories, where it experiences new aspects of nature, for which it is struggling to find a language. He finds in shipboard life, the “data which explain the earliest ages of mythology” ( JV , 225–226), and

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Beyond Metaphor

Corporeal Sociability and the Language of Commerce in Eighteenth-Century Britain and France

Joseph D. Bryan

Seventeenth-Century France (Newark, DE: University of Delaware Press, 2008), 71–76. 60 For custom and habit in Hume's philosophy, see John Sutton, “Carelessness and Inattention: Mind-Wandering and the Physiology of Fantasy from Locke to Hume,” in The Body